I am unable to connect to my ftp server from anything other
than the local host
wmoran at collaborativefusion.com
Sat Jan 27 19:37:21 UTC 2007
"Guillermo Gonzalez" <ctrl4ltdeletemenews at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I try to ftp localhost I get this:
> [guillermo at tester ~]$ ftp localhost
> Trying ::1...
> Connected to localhost.
> 220- Welcome message goes here :D
> 220 tester FTP server (Version 6.00LS) ready.
> 331 Guest login ok, send your email address as password.
> 230- READ OR DIE!!1
> 230 Guest login ok, access restrictions apply.
> Remote system type is UNIX.
> Using binary mode to transfer files.
> However, when I attempt to ftp to the box's ip I get:
> [guillermo at tester ~]$ ftp 192.168.1.108
> Connected to 192.168.1.108.
> 421 Service not available, remote server has closed connection.
First, check to see that ftpd is listening on that address:
If you don't see the program listening, you'll have to tweak your
If the program is listening, check your settings for any packet filters.
Are you running pf or ipfw?
I don't know where you got the idea that you should worry about pam, but
the fact that you can log in shows that your auth configuration is
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